# How to find your bmi

## How do u calculate BMI?

How to calculate Body Mass Index. Body Mass Index is a simple calculation using a person’s height and weight. The formula is

**BMI = kg/m**where kg is a person’s weight in kilograms and m^{2}^{2}is their height in metres squared. A BMI of 25.0 or more is overweight, while the healthy range is 18.5 to 24.9.## How can I find out my BMI without a scale?

To find your WHtR, grab a tape measure and measure your height and waist (halfway between your bottom rib and hipbone), then

**divide your waist circumference by your height**. Young adults should try to maintain a WHtR of at least 0.5 or lower.## What is the correct BMI for my age?

Adult BMI Calculator

BMI | Weight Status |
---|---|

Below 18.5 |
Underweight |

18.5—24.9 |
Healthy |

25.0—29.9 |
Overweight |

30.0 and Above | Obese |

Jan 21, 2022

## How do you calculate BMI with height and feet?

For example, if your weight is 60 kilograms and your height is 5 feet 3 inches, your BMI will be calculated as follows:60

**/ 2.61**(1.6 * 1.6) (5 feet 3 inches is approximately 1.6 meters)This gives us a BMI reading at 22.9. Why is BMI calculation important for your health?## How do you calculate BMI from height and weight?

Formula: weight (lb) / [height (in)]

^{2}x 703 Then, calculate BMI by **dividing weight in pounds (lb) by height in inches (in) squared and multiplying by a conversion factor of 703**.

## How much should a 5’6 female weigh?

Height and Weight Chart

Height | Weight | |
---|---|---|

5′ 5″ | 114 to 149 lbs. | 150 to 179 lbs. |

5′ 6″ | 118 to 154 lbs. |
155 to 185 lbs. |

5′ 7″ | 121 to 158 lbs. | 159 to 190 lbs. |

5′ 8″ | 125 to 163 lbs. | 164 to 196 lbs. |

## What is a good weight for a 5’7 female?

What’s my ideal body weight and BMI?

Male | Female | |
---|---|---|

Height | Ideal Weight | Ideal Weight |

5′ 6″ | 128 – 156 lbs. | 117 – 143 lbs. |

5′ 7″ | 133 – 163 lbs. |
122 – 149 lbs. |

5′ 8″ | 139 – 169 lbs. | 126 – 154 lbs. |

## What should BMI be at 45?

If your BMI is

**between 18.5-24.9**: Your BMI is considered normal. This healthy weight helps reduce your risk of serious health conditions and means you’re close to your fitness goals. If your BMI is between 25-29.9: Your BMI is considered overweight. Being overweight may increase your risk of cardiovascular disease.## Is the BMI accurate?

**BMI is not an accurate predictor of health**because it does not account for body fat percentage or body fat distribution. … Measurements that are more accurate than BMI at predicting health outcomes include blood pressure, waist circumference, and cholesterol levels.

## What’s the ideal weight for my height?

Weight and height guide chart

Height | Normal weight BMI 19–24 | Overweight BMI 25–29 |
---|---|---|

5ft (60 in”) | 97–123 lb |
128–148 lb |

5 ft 1 in (61 in) | 100–127 lb | 132–153 lb |

5 ft 2 in (62 in) | 104–131 lb | 136–158 lb |

5 ft 3 in (63 in) | 107–135 lb | 141–163 lb |

## What is the healthy weight of a 17 year old female?

Main Digest

Babies to Teens Height to Weight Ratio Table | ||
---|---|---|

15 yrs | 123.5 lb (56.0 kg) | 67.0″ (170.1 cm) |

16 yrs | 134.0 lb (60.8 kg) | 68.3″ (173.4 cm) |

17 yrs | 142.0 lb (64.4 kg) |
69.0″ (175.2 cm) |

18 yrs | 147.5 lb (66.9 kg) | 69.2″ (175.7 cm) |

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Nov 30, 2017

## Is a BMI of 29 OK?

Body Mass Index (BMI)

BMI scores of 20 to 24.9 are considered normal, scores of **25 to 29.9 are overweight**, scores of 30 to 34.9 are obese, and scores above 35 are extremely obese. Scores under 20 are considered underweight.